Chapter Events



Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 08:00 AM
TBD, Barrie ON

Consulting Skills for the OH&S Professional

This two day course that is highly recommended for both internal and external occupational health and safety consultants. It will provide an understanding of, and practice in, the application of professional consulting skills in the context of OH&S practice.

This course reviews the functions and roles of a consultant; describes the phases of the consulting process; examines the processes of engagement, contracting and needs assessment; provides a conceptual and practical examination of client-consultant interactions and dynamics; reviews client motives and purposes for retaining consultants; and provides instruction in aspects of project and practice management through a case study approach. The course has a strong practical component. 

Space is limited to 20 participants, so you will want to register quickly.  To Register through the CSSE National website click below.

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Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 07:30 AM · 6 rsvps
Cottage Canoe Restaurant

December 2017

Fitness For Duty

Speaker: Ernie Dodgson, Versa Cold Logistics

Medical Marijuana, Alcohol, fatigue, prescription or over the counter drugs. 

Are your employees fit and safe to perform their duties?                                                          

This session will discuss the key components to a fitness for duty program.  Hear how to protect company liabilities while still managing a safe workplace without violating employee rights. Medical needs vs recreational users’ vs verifiable substance abuse. How do you know the difference? Find out what one company is doing to move away from drug testing for safety sensitive positions to implementing a fitness for duty policy and program for all employees. Ernie Dodgson will discuss how a national organization is dealing with the changing legislation while keeping their employees safe and fit for duty.


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